JNTUA B.TECH R 19 3-2 Syllabus For Railway engineering PDF 2022

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You will be able to find information about Railway engineering along with its Course Objectives and Course outcomes and also a list of textbook and reference books in this blog.You will get to learn a lot of new stuff and resolve a lot of questions you may have regarding Railway engineering after reading this blog. Railway engineering has 5 units altogether and you will be able to find notes for every unit on the CynoHub app. Railway engineering can be learnt easily as long as you have a well planned study schedule and practice all the previous question papers, which are also available on the CynoHub app.

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Railway engineering Unit One

Introduction to Indian Railways:

History and Importance of Indian Railways Construction and Maintenance-Permanent Way -Components-Rails, sleepers, ballast-functions and requirements-Gauges, Types, Uniformity of Gauge-Different Gauges in Indian Railways-Associated problems-Ideal Alignment-Standard Rail Sections-Causes and Effects of Creep-Measurement to Reduce Creep-Fixtures and Fastenings.

Railway engineering Unit Two

Geometric Design of Railway Track:

Geometric Design of Railway Track: Geometric design of railway track-Horizontal curves-radius and degree of curve-Cant-Cant Deficiency –Negative Cant –Permissible speed on railway tracks –Gradients-Grade Compensation On Curves.

Railway engineering Unit Three

Rail way signals

Classification of Railway Signals –Semaphore Signals-Working Philosophy Of Semaphore Signal –Other Types Of Signals –Their Functions .

Railway engineering Unit Four

Railway Stations and Yards: Purposes-Facilities Required At Railway Stations-Classification Of Stations -Requirements Of Station Yard-Classification Of Yards –Terminals –Junctions –Layouts.

Railway engineering Unit Five

Railway Control Systems:Introduction –Different Types Of Control Systems –Absolute Block System –Automatic Block System –Operational Philosophy of these systems.

Railway engineering Course Objectives

The objective of this course is to:
Comprehend different parts of railway track and their functions.
Teach track construction and engineering applications
Explain different essential features and requirements of different types of crossings
Demonstrate signaling system and maintenance of tracks

Railway engineering Course Outcomes

At the end of the course, the students will be able to:
●Explain components of Railway track, different Gauges.
●Design Track Gradients as per given requirements.
●Designing various types of Track Turnouts. ●Understand purposes and facilities at railway stations. ●Explain interlocking and modern signal systems.
●Identify surface defects on Railway Track and their remedial measures.

Railway engineering Text Books

1.S. C. Saxena and S. P. Arora, “A Text book of Railway Engineering”, Dhanpatrai & Sons, Delhi.
2.C.Venkataramaiah., “Transportation Engineering (Vol –II)”, Universities Press Pvt Ltd, Hyderabad.

Railway engineering Reference Books

1.Satish Chandra and M. M. Agarwal, “Railway Engineering”,Oxford University Press, New Delhi
2.R. Srinivasa Kumar, “Transportation Engineering”,Railways, Airports, Docks and Harbors Universities Press Pvt Ltd, Hyderabad. 2014.
3.Vazirani & Chandola, “Transportation Engineering Vol I & II”
4.K. P. Subramanian, “Highway, Railway, Airport and Harbor Engineering”, Sci.Tech publishers.

Scoring Marks in Railway engineering

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